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n, pl -lums or -la (-lə)
(Plants) any garden plant of the genus Tropaeolum esp the nasturtium
[C18: from New Latin, from Latin tropaeum trophy; referring to the shield-shaped leaves and helmet-shaped flowers]
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Noun1.tropaeolum - a tropical American genus of dicotyledonous climbing or diffuse pungent herbs constituting the family TropaeolaceaeTropaeolum - a tropical American genus of dicotyledonous climbing or diffuse pungent herbs constituting the family Tropaeolaceae
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
family Tropaeolaceae, nasturtium family, Tropaeolaceae - coextensive with the genus Tropaeolum
nasturtium - any tropical American plant of the genus Tropaeolum having pungent juice and long-spurred yellow to red flowers
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This natural active ingredient, rich in arabinogalactans from the garden nasturtium, comes from a French supply chain (INCI name: Tropaeolum majus flower/leaf/stem extract) .
Host plant(s): Chenopodum album (6, 7); Dendranthema indicum (6, 7, 11) and Viola biflora (8, 11), Tropaeolum majus (6).
Nombres comunes Especie Cubio, cubios, cubios morados, Tropaeolum tuberosum cubios blancos, cubios Ruiz & Pav.
The information on wood anatomy of Tropaeolaceae is restricted to root and stem material of a single species, the commonly-cultivated Tropaeolum majus.
Those are actually a totally different genus, the Tropaeolum.
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En estas zonas los materiales edaficos no consolidados son invadidos por vegetacion ruderal como el pasto africano Pennisetum clandestinum, la higuerilla Ricinus communis y las ornamentales Tropaeolum majus y Leonotis nepetifolia.
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